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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' North, Longitude: 0° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.9"955.30 miwest0° 05' 38.3"6.46 misouth955.57 mi
24 hours11° 18' 59.2"744.38 mieast2° 37' 37.4"180.66 misouth771.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriSun 2:34 AM457 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaSun 2:34 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameySun 3:34 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouSun 2:34 AM632 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
KoudougouSun 2:34 AM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaSun 2:34 AM678 km421 miles366 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaSun 2:34 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
Bobo-DioulassoSun 2:34 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoSun 2:34 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouth S
KandiSun 3:34 AM875 km543 miles472 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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